Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
SECTION 1. Section 2 of chapter 202 of the acts of 1932, as appearing in section 1 of chapter 226 of the acts of 1936, is hereby amended by striking out the fourth paragraph and inserting in place thereof the following paragraph:-
The number of elected town meeting members to which each precinct is entitled for the ensuing year shall be determined by the town clerk by January first of each year and shall be proportionate to the number of residents in each precinct as of December fifteenth of the prior year.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.